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Manor House Backpackers

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Manor House, two adjacent 1920’s colonial New Zealand homes is home to Dunedin’s best budget backpackers. Manor House with free unlimited wifi, has rooms to suit everyone, we welcome travelers and we can cater for large groups. Visit Dunedin for beaches, nightlife, wildlife, NZ most beautiful peninsula, colonial history and so much more. Only minutes from the city centre, situated on a quiet street with a garden and BBQ area to enjoy as well as Market Reserve park access over the road. Free taxi from Intercity bus depot directly to the hostel, book with us, minimum 2 nights. There is a travel desk to book your tours around Dunedin and New Zealand. We hope to see you soon.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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All reviews love shack manager ben warm shower cheap accommodation big table communal showers old house linen and towels free wifi friendly stay bus stop bathroom facilities great facilities home away from home minute walk comfortable beds off street parking
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've booked with Manor House several times before and look forward to booking with them again. Staff are warm and accommodating. The place is neat and clean. Ample parking spots. Close to town. Great Internet connection.

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Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Marian D
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Excellent. Be sure you have strong legs to go up the driveway.!! We had no trouble parking outside, but would have liked to be able to u load ou4 luggage without lugging it up a very steep driveway. Too bad if you were infirm or...More

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Date of stay: August 2018
Thank F5174XEmarie
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Nice and chill environment, clean rooms and great location! Beds were really comfy, showers were clean and a nice big kitchen. The only tip I have is making sure the rooms have keys of some sort. The door was open the whole time. Nothing got...More

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Date of stay: July 2018
Thank daniqueboer
Response from Ben L, Manager at Manor House BackpackersResponded 28 August 2018

Kia ora Danique, many thanks for your review. We appreciate you took the time to leave us a few words :) I am beyond happy to hear you enjoyed our beds and the nice kitchen - I agree: it is really big and allows a...More

Reviewed 26 July 2018

had to walk up a hill to get to the house and hostel may be far from the city, you might have to walk for about 15 mins to get there. but overall, we still enjoyed the stay :) place felt like a real home,...More

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Date of stay: July 2018
Thank diroro
Response from Ben L, Manager at Manor House BackpackersResponded 28 July 2018

Hi there, thanks a lot for taking the time to leave us a review. We appreciate this and wanna say thank you! The Octagon, Dunedin's city center, is a 10 - 15min walk from our hostel, that is true. But that little walk gives you...More

Reviewed 27 June 2018

Thanks you I spend a very good time at the Manor. You were so welcoming and friendly I would like to stay longer. Ben was very nice nice and helpful I recomend the hostel I would like to come back there ! Cheers Stephane

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Date of stay: June 2018
Thank stephschoc
Response from Ben L, Manager at Manor House BackpackersResponded 28 June 2018

Hi Stephane, many thanks for your lovely review. We enjoyed reading your kind words and are satisfied you had a pleasant stay within our walls. We hope to have you again one day. Safe travels around New Zealand, cheers Miriam

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"Very good room,comfy bed,very clean. Only one complaint,steep driveway and only on street parking."
F5174XEmarie
13 Sep 2018
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"Dormitory 5 beds and 8 beds"
stephschoc
27 Jun 2018
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"Need clean pillows "
sookjin440
29 May 2018
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"Could make the small room into a private bathroom or knock down the wall for a larger bedroom "
freyalivesey
3 Apr 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$28 - US$58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
New ZealandSouth IslandOtago RegionDunedin
NUMBER OF ROOMS
15
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